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Cratchit if you can

The air is cool and crisp. The leaves are turning bright and not so bright colors. Coffee houses are making a killing on pumpkin spiced concoctions. You know what time of year it is, right? That’s right, it’s Cratchit time; the time when all thoughts…


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Talkin’ back

Phraseology is fascinating!  As an example, for me the term “Talk Back” has historically been a part of some kind of parental admonishment.  ”Don’t talk back to me, young man.”  The admonishment became so popular that a new noun evolved, “Backtalk”. (Gee, I hope that…


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Turn the page.

On July 1st, 2014 I began as Quincy Community Theatre’s first Executive Director and Brandon Thomsen was named its first full time Artistic Director.  In some respects this is a dramatic change in the operation of this wonderful theatre; in some respects it is merely…


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The New Season is off to a great start: 2013, here we come!

Well, another year, another season! I know it’s going to be a great one, because something happened to me on January 2nd. I was at Home Depot buying some materials for a home project and was just about to lash some 4 x 8 sheets…


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The 2012 Wrap-up

Greetings from the front! Well, my first full season is beginning to wind down. One of my personal goals is to provide a regular blog to continue to reach out to our audience base. I want to thank everyone who has volunteered, participated in a…


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75th Season Fund Raising Drive

How exciting that we are currently in our 75Th season of performing for Quincy and the surrounding areas. During these landmark years, it’s good for an organization to take stock of itself, so that is what we have done. We realized that there were many…


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Enchanted April Membership Meeting

Enchanted April After a frothy fun-filled opening musical of The Boy Friend, we at QCT are hard at work with our first straight play of the season, Enchanted April by Matthew Barber-based on the novel by Elizabeth Von Arnim. I really hope this play will…


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Let the games begin!

The Season kicks off today! So today officially kicked off my first full season as Managing Artistic Director for Quincy Community Theatre! Now a few of the handful of readers of my blog may say “didn’t theatre café kick off your first season?” Technically, yes-but…


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Theatre Cafe, Freedom of Expression

  Friday, January 13, 2012 Theatre Cafe and Freedom of Expression   I got an interesting call from a season ticket holder this morning regarding our Theatre Cafe, which is a series of short comedic plays, with strong language and adult situations, which we are…


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Yes Virginia

Soon, Yes, Virginia…opens. Over 50 cast members! Yikes!! Having a great time, and how wonderful is it that we have many new cast members that have never been on our stage, along with many veterans. We open Thanksgiving weekend. What an inspiring way to spend…


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